Feb 6 Interest Group Session Registration Now Open

The next round of the Peace, Justice and Environment Interest Group sessions has been scheduled for Saturday, February 6th from 3:30-5:00 PM. Four different topics are available to choose from, as noted below. People must register in order to receive an email invite to participate in the Zoom sessions.

Topics for Feb 6, 2021 Sessions

1) Quaker Values in Business
How Quaker business owners integrate their faith into their work growing and maintaining business.
Discussion Leader: Susan Loucks, Pittsburgh MM

2) Bridging Divisions
The division in our country runs deep. How can we bridge the divide, and help move our country (and the world) towards peace?
Discussion Leader: Karen Tibbals, Rahway-Plainfield MM

3) Decolonizing & Angelic Troublemakers
Quakers seeking to learn and act upon the truth of Quaker history with Indigenous Peoples.
Dicussion Leader: Beverly Ward, Tampa MM & attender at Deland WG

4) Abolition as a Quaker practice
In this breakout session we will talk about prison abolition, how it connects to the Quaker Peace Testimony, and how to work towards abolition in our Meetings and lives.
Discussion Leaders: Megan Mueller Johnson & Megan Wilson, Ann Arbor MM

Visit this Link to Register for the Feb 6 Session
https://airtable.com/shrH2qI5JelCIytDI

LEYM on Social Media

Green Pastures Quarterly Meeting happening on Saturday Feb 27 starting at 10

https://leym.org/green-pastures-quarterly-meeting-mid-winter-gathering-is-feb-27/

From @IntelligencerWV - Mount Pleasant, OH was important stop on #undergroundrailroad https://www.theintelligencer.net/sections/black-history-month/2021/02/mount-pleasant-was-important-stop-on-underground-railroad/

Undated guide on Conscientious Objection standards https://wri-irg.org/en/story/2021/publication-international-standards-conscientious-objection-military-service

Load More...

Related Organizations

  • American Friends Service Committee - afsc.org
  • Friends Committee on National Legislation - fcnl.org
  • Friends General Conference - fgcquaker.org
  • Friends World Committee for Consultation: Section of the Americas - fwccamericas.org
  • Right Sharing of World Resources - rswr.org